2012 Illinois House Race for District 17 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Illinois house race in district 17. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Illinois House Race for District 17 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Illinois house election - class or district 17
PercVotesPartyCandidate
53.3%148229DCheri Bustos
46.7%129970RBobby Schilling
Election Information for Illinois
Primary DateMarch 20, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentBobby Schilling
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionLeaning Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Illinois House Race for District 17

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Illinois - class or district 17
PercVotesCandidateViews
58%18491Cheri Bustos9
21%6728Greg Aguilar5
21%6532George Gaulrapp14
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Illinois - class or district 17
PercVotesCandidateViews

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
February 23, 2012Last day to register to vote for the March 20, 2012 primary election. A grace period registration is available after that date.
March 20, 2012Primary election date for President and House.
October 16, 2012Last day to register to vote for the November 6, 2012 general election. A grace period registration is available after that date.
November 06, 2012General election date - House and President on the ballot.

House District 17 in Illinois

House District 17 in Illinois

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 17 in Illinois in 2012
Past Election Results - Illinois District 17
Phil Hare
43%
2010
53%
Bobby Schilling
Phil Hare
100%
2008
47%
Bobby Schilling
Phil Hare
57%
2006
43%
Andrea Zinga
Lane Evans
61%
2004
39%
Andrea Lane Zinga
Lane Evans
62%
2002
38%
Peter Calderone
Lane Evans
55%
2000
45%
Mark Baker
Lane Evans
52%
1998
48%
Mark Baker
Lane Evans
52%
1996
47%
Mark Baker
Lane Evans
55%
1994
45%
Jim Anderson
Lane Evans
60%
1992
40%
Ken Schloemer